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Dwellers of the New World Chapter Fourteen ( Pt 6 ) Trust in the Light!

It was late afternoon, the company of travellers had been trudging through the snow all day long. Jay could see that it was becoming an ordeal for...

Bloom

Look at that daffodil

Lying there

Dead

Starved of water

Therefore not fed

And no amount of sunshine

Will...

A Pale Blue Dot

Grandson duties yesterday required me to coral the darling little monster and herd him into a wire pen filled with...

The Elephant that wanted to be something else

The Elephant thought to itself one day, “Oh, being an Elephant is so boring. I wonder what it would be like if I were not an Elephant. What if,...

The Abbottsford Police Chronicles – Clues From The Pepperstock Pits (Part Three)

As DCI Overend drove towards Quarry Hill, he passed through the village of Pepperstock Green.
“This was where my career as a Detective began.”
“Really Sir?” Asked Boris.
“Yes. Two mutilated bodies were found in these woods.” He gestured towards the woods on the left-hand side.

THERE WERE MANY THINGS IN THE FIFTIES

There were many things in the fifties

ARE YOU WEARING A STRAIGHTJACKET?

Are you wearing a straightjacket?

We Three - Act 1

CHAPTER 1 - GOING AWAY PARTY FOR CHARLES

ACT I (1850-1860), Scene 1. 1850

INVITATION:...

Leggings: bad nites - cows & maggots

19/07

In the depths of night, when all light is extinguished, except perhaps for the night jar's globes voices come floating...

Down The Line

After everybody, except for her brother, had left the house after her husband’s funeral, Elizabeth Brown sat in the garden and watched the evening...

Disappearing

Disappearing

By Paul McCann

...

Words Can Hurt, I know I speak!

Words can hurt, I know, I speak,
I listen, write and read.
My thoughts they process what is meant,
Between different colour and...

The Future

The Future
A place that's fit for you and me,
A world where people live in peace all free.

The Future
Filled with music,...

Where am I?

It won't take long to crumble,
If you leave me all alone!
Because my walls are made of slate,
Not modern brick and...

Gulls above Lawrence Hill

Watching gulls soaring
on the evening thermals,
so high.

Almost at the edge of cloud
and blue sky.

And I felt...

First day in a new job

It’s quite simple really, the prayers come in here, and you sort them into the appropriate pile....

The Lost Love Of An Incomplete Man 2

This flaky asshole came to St Lucy with the intention of converting his colored and very distant cousins in East Harlem to Catholicism even if it...

LLR The Lost Love Of An Incomplete Man 1

To understand the deep and profound effect Lisa Lydia Rivera had on me you first have to know the value of a drop of water during a drought or the...

From a tree to a carver

Carver, keep your chainsaw and your chisel from this wood.

It took centuries of craftsmanship to make me look this good.

Mother...

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